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Noun1.Caranx - type genus of the CarangidaeCaranx - type genus of the Carangidae  
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Carangidae, family Carangidae - large family of narrow-bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas
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Predator-prey interactions in two schooling fishes, Caranx ignobilis and Stolephorus purpureus.
Bashirullah AKM, Rodriguez JC (1992) Spatial distribution and interrelationship of four Monogenoidea of Jack mackerel, Caranx hippos (Carangidae) in the northeast of Venezuela.
9a Breast without scales except for a small patch of scales at base of pelvic fins (prepelvic): Caranx caninus
Growth of the Pacific jack Caranx caninus (Pisces: Carangidae) from the coast of Colima, Mexico.
Caranx hippos = Caranx crysos (Mitchill): Blue Runner; p.
The cojinua, Caranx caballus, is considered by Panamanians as the "fish of the poor"; however, it is under high fishing pressure and catch per unit effort suggests overfishing (Mair et al.
Caranx caballus gunther, 1868; carangidae: Jurel (PN, PS, ZN, CA, VC), Caballa (PN, PS, ZN, CA), Bonito (PN, PS, ZN, CA), Cocinero (PN), Chumbo (PN), Cojinua (PS), Cojinoa (PS), Cojinua chata (PS), Jurel ojon (PS), Jurel verde (Te).
Quick statistics--Giant Trevally, Ulua, Giant Kingfish Species Caranx ignobilis (Forskal, 1775) Family Carangidae Distribution Indo-Pacific; east coast of Africa to Hawaiian and Marquesas Islands All Tackle 72.
En esta masa de agua se pescan en la actualidad Caranx sp (jureles), Ariidae (bagres), diferentes especies de tiburones, Lutjanus sp (pargos), y Megalops atlanticus (sabalos), y en el pasado Trichechus manatus (manaties).